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Acer japonicum 'Green Cascade'

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More About Acer japonicum 'Green Cascade'

  • A lace-leaf japonicum selection
  • Red flowers appear before the leaves producing red samaras in late summer
  • Green leaves are mottled with red, yellow and orange in the fall
  • A dense mounding cutleaf maple with cascading branches
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

Red
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Green Cascade Fern Leaf Maple Growing and Maintenance Tips

This Japanese maple cultivar can be trained to grow more upright, or left to cascade and mound naturally. Grows best in a slightly moist, fertile soil. Add mulch regularly, but avoid heaping mulch against the stem.


Acer japonicum 'Green Cascade' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Mounding
Weeping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Acer japonicum 'Green Cascade'

Acer palmatum dissectum 'Waterfall'

Acer palmatum dissectum 'Waterfall'

Waterfall Japanese Maple

Acer palmatum dissectum 'Viridis'

Acer palmatum dissectum 'Viridis'

Green Cutleaf Japanese Maple